Over 1,500 leaders and workers of BNP formally joined the ruling Awami League (AL) on Friday in Jhalakathi being imbued with the ideologies of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
They joined AL by handing over flower bouquets to Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu. The joining ceremony held at the auditorium of Sadar Upazila Parisad.
District Jatiyatabadi Juba Dal leader Jahangir Hossain along with the leaders and workers of BNP and its associate bodies joined the ruling party.
District AL president Sardar M Shah Alam, joint secretary and Sadar Upazila chairman M Sultan Hossain Khan, AL leaders Mobarak Hossain Mollick, Poura Mayor Afzal Hossain and district Krishak League president Advocate Abdul Mannan Rasul were present on the occasion, according to BSS. - Idrak